Standard Flower Shows are a wonderful part of garden club activity. Flower shows give us the opportunity to see the finest specimens of local horticulture - flowers, perennials, bulbs, shrubs, trees, and floral designs and educational and special exhibits.
Right now, garden clubs across the United States are hosting flower shows that are free and open to the public. Mark your calendars now to attend these right here in the National Capital Area Garden Club region during the month of April, May and June:
April 8 & 9 in Alexandria, Virginia:
April 16 in Great Falls, Virginia:
April 21 in Arlington, Virginia:
And in Vienna, Virginia on Sunday, April 24:
And beginning April 1 at the U.S. National Arboretum, designs by Ikebana International:
And May 3:
And June 11, District I is hosting a District Flower Show in Fort Washington, MD:
And in June - June 23 (1-4pm) & 24 (10am-3pm) at Strathmore Mansion, Rockville, MD:
I'll be sure to add our other Garden Club Standard Flower Shows for Spring when I hear about them!